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    The growing question is who is going to be left to stop Australia completing the whitewash?
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    Quote Originally Posted by dumastudetto View Post
    Of course they wont win this series 5-0. The teams are very evenly matched and England are heading to the MCG and Sydney where traditionally they are stronger than the Aussies. I expect the final score to be 3-2 and England to send a strong message that the sacred Ashes will be regained in England once more.


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    All depends on how hungover Australia are come Sydney
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    I retain some vague hope that Cook and/or Pietersen have at least one sizeable innings in them at some point in the series, but I'm not so hopeful we have the bowling to take advantage of it anymore, especially with Broad's foot worries.

    If I were to bet, 5-0 would get the Brumby quid.
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    I thought KP was on track for a biggie 2nd dig at Perth tbh. Looked seriously good.

    I guess it's just a question of whether he can not get himself out for 150 balls or so.
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    Seems to be inevitable now
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    I know i'm going out on a limb here but YES i do think Australia will whitewash England.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark68 View Post
    I know i'm going out on a limb here but YES i do think Australia will whitewash England.
    Joining you on the limb

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    Should have been 6- 0 tbf

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    This thread will look pretty stupid when we chase down a huge target in the 4th innings

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    I retain some vague hope that Cook and/or Pietersen have at least one sizeable innings in them at some point in the series, but I'm not so hopeful we have the bowling to take advantage of it anymore, especially with Broad's foot worries.

    If I were to bet, 5-0 would get the Brumby quid.
    KP and Cook obviously had nothing left in them. Over and out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GIMH View Post
    This thread will look pretty stupid when we chase down a huge target in the 4th innings
    Never the slightest risk of that

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    In fact, as there is no precedent in Ashes history for back to back series, these last two can't count and, as a matter of law, need to be expunged from the record - so the Ashes are still held by whoever held them at the end of the series in 2010/11 - Burgey to confirm

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